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Banknotes from the Banco de Maracaibo : 40 Bolívares - Design A, Type C : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece bbdm40bs-ac01-c5 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbdm40bs-ac01-c5. Photograph credits: Richard Rosenman: Billetes de Venezuela

Reverse

Piece bbdm40bs-ac01-c5 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbdm40bs-ac01-c5. Photograph credits: Richard Rosenman: Billetes de Venezuela

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbdm40bs-ac
  • Size: 87 x 186 mm.
  • Obverse: Design in green. In the center, allegorical of a woman emptying a pot. Above, the issuer name "BANCO DE MARACAIBO" - "COMPAÑÍA ANÓNIMA". On each side, the denomination value "40" within a guilloche. On the bottom, the signatures zone. On the left,, allegorical of a standing man with the value in words "CUARENTA" (FORTY) below. On the right, Coat of Arms with the value in words "CUARENTA" (FORTY) below. On the top, the legend of the capitalization amount "CAPITAL B 1.250.000". In each corner the denomination value "40". Above, splitted in two parts, the denomination in words "CUARENTA BOLIVARES" and the payment clause "Que se pagaran al portador a su presentacion en las oficinas del banco" (Payable to bearer in the office of the bank). On the upper right, the date filling space "____ de _______ de 19__".
  • Reverse: Design in green. In each corner the denomination value "40".
  • Production information: August 1916: 10,500 pieces
  • Design variations in the obverse: From Design A, Type B, changes the payment clause.
  • Signatures: "Gerente" (Manager) and "Segundo Director Principal" (2nd principal)

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Issues (1)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S219abbdm40bs-ac01-c5 Enero 01 1917
C5
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Detail x

Other pieces (6)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S219pbbdm40bs-acp No date
-
-
Detail x
Obverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbdm40bs-acp2 No date
-
-
Detail x
Reverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbdm40bs-acp3 No date
-
-
Detail x
Obverse only print proof. Progresive print proof
N/Lbbdm40bs-acp4 No date
-
-
Detail x
Reverse only print proof over a cardboard. (in black)
S219sbbdm40bs-acs No date
C5
-
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" - "SPECIMEN", in red (perfored).
S219sbbdm40bs-acs2 No date
C5
-
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).

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NOTE: The piece identification from the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM) used in this website is updated to: Specialized issues (7th edition - 1995), General issues 1368-1960 (14th edition - 2012) and Modern issues 1961-2019 (25th edition - 2019)

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